[ ing-gwuh-nal-ee, -ney-lee, -nah-ley ]
/ ˌɪŋ gwəˈnæl i, -ˈneɪ li, -ˈnɑ leɪ /
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a venereal disease marked by deep ulceration of the skin of the groin and external genitals, caused by the bacterium Calymmatobacterium granulomatis.
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Also called granulo·ma ve·ne·re·um [vuh-neer-ee-uhm]. /vəˈnɪər i əm/.
Origin of granuloma inguinale
1915–20; <New Latin: inguinal granuloma
Words nearby granuloma inguinale
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How to use granuloma inguinale in a sentence
On microscopic examination the suspected cancer turned out to be a granuloma.
Medical definitions for granuloma inguinale
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